THERE IS A HUGE MISCONCEPTION ABOUT ROOT CANAL TREATMENT—patients are often scared it is going to be painful! What most people don’t realize is that the actual infectionis what hurts, and the endodontic treatment will heal it to relieve the pain.
There’s nothing to be afraid of! Root canals are actually one of the most common dental procedures: nearly 16 million are performed in the United States alone each year! Don’t let the rumors you’ve heard about the procedure scare you away. It isn’t the procedure that hurts—it’s the pain you’re already dealing with that causes the discomfort!
Here at Dental Partners of Boston, we have much experience with endodontic treatment. After an initial comprehensive exam, we will determine the best treatment plan for your particular case. Then, along with our advanced technologies and highly effective anesthetics, our multi-specialty team will perform the procedure painlessly and efficiently—alleviating your discomfort and leaving your mouth a much happier place!
The personal touch that our doctors place on every procedure is what makes Dental Partners of Boston the #1 dental practice of choice in all of Boston. If you are experiencing any oral discomfort, or have any additional questions about endodontics, come visit with our team! It’s time to say goodbye to the pain, and hello to a healthier smile!
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3 Ways to Ease Stress and Prepare for Dental Surgery
September 27, 2022
Many patients feel anxious when faced with an upcoming dental surgery. Dental surgeries might include wisdom teeth removal, dental implants, surgery to improve TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint) disorder, or to prepare for dentures. Regardless of the type of surgery, there are many ways to prepare for the visit to help ease stress and ensure the procedure […]
The global pandemic has had a profound effect on the way dentistry is practiced. In March, the American Dental Association advised dental offices to close to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. The main form of transmission of the virus is through respiratory droplets from a person’s mouth or nose, and this put dentists, and […]
Removable partial or full dentures require proper care to enjoy a great experience when wearing them. Keep them clean, free from stains, and comfortable to wear. If you want to make sure that your dentures last as long as possible, then here are some tips that will help you. We will also give you instructions […]
Uses of BOTOX® As A Dental Treatment BOTOX® has traditionally been thought of as a solely cosmetic procedure designed to stop the face from aging. But it has now entered the world of dentistry, making a large impact that’s here to stay. A minimally invasive procedure, it helps with an array of conditions including bruxism, […]
The work specialty dentistry requirements are often needed to maintain a healthy mouth and beautiful smile. Patients dealing with tooth loss, jawbone problems, and other dental issues seek out treatment from a prosthodontist. What is a prosthodontist and how do they differ from a general dentist? Here are some things you need to know if […]
Are you afraid of visiting the dentist? If you are one of the 30 to 40 million people with a fear of visiting the dentist, take heed! We provide sedation dentistry services to all of our Boston patients, and is designed to help you relax while receiving the dental care your teeth and gums need […]
Sedation dentistry is ideal for patients who have a fear of the dentist and associated sounds or smells, have very sensitive teeth, or have a complex dental issue requiring a long visit. Here are some questions to pose to your dentist when considering sedation dentistry. Is sedation dentistry safe? Before any sedative is administered, you […]